Example sentences for: intercross

How can you use “intercross” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The expectation is that a map based on loci that are spaced at intervals of 1 cM ( c = 0.01 in an intercross) will be expanded approximately 3.66-fold.

  • AKXD28 is a recombinant inbred strain derived by inbreeding offspring from an intercross between mice of the D2 and AKR/J strains [ 17].

  • Because of interference, the occurrence of two recombinations within 10 cM is highly improbable in an F2 intercross, and consequently, double recombinants are often used as a measure of genotyping error or incorrect marker order.

  • RIX progeny made among members of a single diallele RI set will be similar to an F2 intercross with an inbreeding coefficient of 0.5.

  • For morphometric traits such as brain weight, with narrow sense heritabilities of around 0.5, 100 RI strains will provide a level of precision and power that is conservatively equivalent to that of 600-1,000 F2 intercross progeny.

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